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Ahab - The Call Of The Wretched Sea FLAC album


Performer: Ahab
Genre: Rock
Title: The Call Of The Wretched Sea
Country: Russia
Released: 2006
Style: Funeral Doom Metal
FLAC version ZIP size: 1970 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1277 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1649 mb
Rating: 4.3
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The Call of the Wretched Sea is the debut album by the German funeral doom band Ahab. It was released in 2006. The Call of the Wretched Sea is Ahab's first studio album. It was the band's first recording since their first two demos. To record the album, they recruited Corny Althammer as session drummer. Production, engineering, mastering and mixing tasks were carried out by Stephan Adolph.

Band name Music genre Lyrical themes Album title Song title Label Artist User profile Google. Ahab discography (main). The Divinity of Oceans (2009). Ahab discography (all). The Call of the Wretched Sea. Ahab. The Hunt" and "Ahab's Oath" are taken from Ahab's first demo, re-recorded.

The Call of the Wretched Sea by Ahab, released 29 September 2006 1. Below The Sun 2. The Pacific 3. Old Thunder 4. Of The Monstrous Pictures Of Whales (Interludium) 5. The Sermon 6. The Hunt 7. Ahab's Oath After the release of 2 Demos, the Band wrote a concept-Album, entirely based on Herman Melville's "Moby Dick". Some of the lyrics are written from an ego-perspective, some through the Eyes of a Beholder.

Ahab - The Call of the Wretched Sea 7 songs lyrics: Below The Sun, The Pacific, Old Thunder, Of The Monstrous Pictures Of Whales, The Sermon, The Hunt, Ahab's Oath.

With their ambitious debut album, 2006's The Call of the Wretched Sea, Germany's tellingly named Ahab embark on a treacherous voyage to reinterpret Herman Melville's immortal whaling adventure, Moby Dick, through the suitably equivalent sonic leviathan of funereal doom metal - or, as they are eager to dub it themselves: "Nautik Funeral Doom

Ahab – 4. Of the Monstrous Pictures of Whales 200. 2:35. Ahab – 5. The Sermon 2006 The Call of the Wretche. :54. Ahab – 3. Old Thunder 2006 The Call of the Wretche. 7:24. Ahab – The Call Of The Wretched Sea (2006).

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Below The Sun
Lyrics By – Herman MelvilleMusic By – Ahab
11:45
2 The Pacific
Lyrics By – Herman MelvilleMusic By – Droste*
10:07
3 Old Thunder
Lyrics By – Christian HectorMusic By – Ahab
9:54
4 Of The Monstrous Pictures Of Whales
Sounds – Ahab
1:46
5 The Sermon
Lyrics By – Herman MelvilleMusic By – Ahab
12:35
6 The Hunt
Lyrics By – C. Hoffarth*Music By – Droste*
11:13
7 Ahab's Oath
Lyrics By – Herman MelvilleMusic By – Ahab
10:11

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Napalm Records Handels GmbH
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Napalm Records Handels GmbH
  • Published By – Iron Avantgarde Publishing
  • Pressed By – Sonopress Arvato – 51976116
  • Recorded At – SAD-Studio
  • Mixed At – SAD-Studio
  • Mastered At – SAD-Studio

Credits

  • Bass, Backing Vocals [Background Voices] – Stephan Adolph
  • Drums [Session & Live] – Corny Althammer*
  • Guitar – Christian Hector
  • Layout – Christian Hector
  • Painting [Cover] – Kinuko Y. Craft
  • Photography By [Bandphotography], Design [Photodesign] – www.Angst-Im-Wald.com*
  • Photography By [Live Shots At Doom Shall Rise By] – Caroline Traitler
  • Producer – Ahab , Stephan Adolph
  • Recorded By, Mixed By, Mastered By – Stephan Adolph
  • Voice, Guitar, Synth – Daniel Droste

Notes

Recorded, mixed and mastered by Stephan Adolph ([email protected]).
Cover-painting "Moby Dick" (© 1998) with kind permission of Kinuko Y. Craft.

Released in the US on October 10, 2006 (in exactly the same edition as this).

Corny Althammer appears courtesy of Legacy.

Made in Germany.
All songs by Ahab / Iron Avantgarde Publishing.
© + ℗ 2006 Napalm Records Handels GmbH.

Catalog number on disc face: NPR 198
Catalog number on back inlay: NPR 198 CD
Catalog number on spines: npr 198

Total running time: 67:32

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 93723 50232 8
  • Rights Society: Austro Mechana
  • Label Code: LC 11368
  • Matrix / Runout: [Sonopress Arvato logo] 51976116/NPR198 21
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI LP 73
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0776
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LP 73
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0772
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI LP73
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 0763
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI LP 73
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI 0780
  • Barcode (Scanned): 693723502328

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
IROND CD 06-1223 Ahab The Call Of The Wretched Sea ‎(CD, Album) Irond IROND CD 06-1223 Russia 2006
DEV012 Ahab The Call Of The Wretched Sea ‎(LP, Gre + LP, S/Sided, Gre + Album, Ltd) Deviant Records DEV012 Germany 2007
NPR 198, NPR 198 CD, npr 198 Ahab The Call Of The Wretched Sea ‎(CD, Album, RE) Napalm Records, Napalm Records, Napalm Records NPR 198, NPR 198 CD, npr 198 USA & Europe Unknown
DEV012 Ahab The Call Of The Wretched Sea ‎(LP, Red + LP, S/Sided, Red + Album, Ltd) Deviant Records DEV012 Germany 2007
NPR 198 LP Ahab The Call Of The Wretched Sea ‎(2xLP, Album, Ltd, RE) Napalm Records NPR 198 LP Austria 2017